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Laundry work classes

This file contains 1 folder:

  • 2 black and white photographs of students in a laundry class, 1930s
  • 3 black and white photographs of students in a laundry class, 1940s
  • 3 black and white photographs of students in a laundry class (2 duplicates), 1950s
  • 4 black and white photographs of students doing laundry, polishing silver and home cleaning exhibition (4 duplicates), 1960s
  • Black and white photograph of a student ironing, 1980s

Needlework, millinery, upholstery, weaving, art and design and pottery classes

This file contains 1 folder:

  • 2 black and white photographs of students in needlework class, 1930s
  • 2 black and white photographs of students in needlework class, 1940s
  • 2 black and white photographs of students in millinery class, 1930s
  • Black and white photograph of students in millinery class, 1940s
  • Black and white photograph of student in millinery class, 1970s
  • 2 black and white photographs of students in upholstery class, 1930s
  • Black and white photograph of students in upholstery class, 1940s
  • Black and white photograph of students in weaving class, 1940s
  • 2 black and white photographs of students in art and design class, 1960s
  • 4 black and white photographs of students in pottery class, 1960s

Dressmaking classes, mannequin parades and exhibitions of work

This file contains 1 folder:

  • 4 black and white photographs of students in dressmaking class, 1930s
  • 8 black and white photographs of students before, during and after the mannequin parade
  • 3 photographs of exhibitions of student work (2 duplicates), 1950s
  • 3 black and white photographs of students sewing and ironing clothes (3 duplicates), 1960s
  • 2 black and white and 3 colour photographs of students dressmaking and 2 black and white photographs of students from the mannequin parade, 1970s
  • 3 black and white and 1 colour photograph of students dressmaking, 1980s

Cookery and catering classes

This file contains 5 folders:

  • 16 black and white photographs of students and staff in the kitchens, 1930s (folder 1 and 2)
  • 6 black and white photographs of students and staff in the kitchens, 1940s (folder 3)
  • 31 black and white photographs of students and staff in the kitchens, 1950s (folder 4)
  • 6 black and white photographs of students preparing food in the kitchens, laying out tables for dining (6 duplicates) and 1 of a wedding cake, 1960s (folder 5)
  • Black and white photographs of students preparing food in the kitchens: bundle of 23 and 5 loose , 1970s (folder 5)
  • 3 colour and 1 black and white photographs of students preparing food in the kitchens, 1980s folder 5)

Reports, talks and articles by Dorothy Melvin and others on the topic of domestic science

This file contains 1 folder:

  • Published, typescript and handwritten articles and talks by D Melvin including 'Domestic Science and efficient housekeepers', October 1913; 'Preliminary examination of candidates for the diploma in Domestic Science', June 1915; 'How to live cheaply and well', December 1914; 'Domestic Science for graduates', March 1920; 'The use and abuse of food in our homes', 1926; 'Cooking - A career of the educated girl' March 1931; 'Diet and nutrition', 26 October 1933; 'St Enoch Station canteen', October 1945.
  • Typescript talks and reports by others including: Miss Higham, 'The teaching of Home Economics in America', June 1925; 'Principal Rait's speech', Diploma Day, 21 November 1930; Julian Huxley, 'Science and diet', 16 April 1933; M C Pepper, 'Scientific method'.